Dr. Larry Anderson | CureTalks
Dr. Larry Anderson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He treats plasma cell disorders that include multiple myeloma, Waldenström's macroglobulinemia, amyloidosis, and other gammopathies. He specializes in treating these diseases with bone marrow transplantation. Dr. Anderson’s research interests include cancer immunology, immunotherapy, multiple myeloma, and stem cell transplantation. His research has been funded by the American Cancer Society, National Institutes of Health, American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. Dr. Anderson is a member of the American Society of Hematology and the Texas Medical Association, and a Diplomate of both the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and the ABIM Subspecialty Board of Medical Oncology. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at the Mayo Clinic’s Graduate School of Medicine, followed by a fellowship in medical oncology at the University of Washington Medical Center and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. He earned both a medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and a doctoral degree in immunology from MD Anderson Cancer Center and the UT Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences/Health Science Center at Houston.
Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia (WM) is a lymphoma, or cancer of the lymphatic system. The disease begins in a type of white blood cell called…